The Essential Guide to Battle Royale and Other Survival Games
By Triumph Books


112 Pages, 8.5 x 11

Formats: Trade Paper, PDF, EPUB, Mobipocket

Trade Paper, $12.95 (US $12.95) (CA $16.95)

ISBN 9781629376370

Rights: WOR

Triumph Books (Jun 2018)


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A definitive player's guide to the game experiencing viral popularity
Fortnite: Battle Royale is taking the world by storm, combining the high-octane action of traditional shooters with the creative construction elements of sandbox games like Minecraft. With 40 million players and counting, competition is fierce, and strategy is essential. Once you jump from the Battle Bus onto the island below, there can be only one goal: survival. This guide has all the tips and tricks you need to master the melee, whether you're playing on a console, PC, or your phone. Illustrated with dozens of full-color screenshots, find essential information on big-picture offensive and defensive tactics, best practices for building, and indispensable combat techniques. Learn all about uncovering loot, optimizing weapons use, exploring map locations, establishing a fortress, completing challenges, and more—in solo, duo, or squad mode. 

Author Biography

Triumph Books is a leader in quality and innovation in sports publishing and also publishes pop culture and current events books. They are based in Chicago.

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 Fortnite: The Essential Guide to Battle Royale and Other Survival Games


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In September 2017, a video game about a Hunger Games-esque world in which up to 100 players were pitted against one another in a fight to the death was released to both critical and commercial acclaim. Almost one year after its release, it continues to attract gamers determined to be the last player standing and dedicated to learning the best way to accomplish a seemingly insurmountable feat.


Fortnite: The Essential Guide to Battle Royale and Other Survival Games (Triumph Books, June 12, 2018) offers video game fans an exclusive inside look at the battle royale game Fortnite Battle Royale, which continues to increase in popularity around the world. This guidebook contains everything a Fortnite fan needs to know to survive a post-apocalyptic Earth, including:


  • How to personalize characters, be it through emoticons or dance moves
  • What weapons are considered necessary for the player's character to survive
  • What materials to use to lure opposing players into a false sense of security
  • How to obtain the infamous “Battle Pass”, the key to unlocking all the extras that Fortnite offers


Brimming with secrets about the next-big gaming phenomenon, Fortnite: The Essential Guide to Battle Royale and Other Survival Games is the perfect gift for Fortnite fans, veterans and newcomers alike.